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Switching power supply design, 3d ed.


Switching power supply design, 3d ed.

Pressman, Abraham I. et al.



841 pages




The third edition of this authoritative reference on power supply design includes designs for many of the most useful switching power supply topologies, core principles required to solve design problems, and an emphasis on the essentials of transformer and magnetics design. A new feature of this edition is a chapter on choke design and optimum drive conditions for modern fast insulated gate bipolar transistors. Additional topics include: fundamental switching regulators, flyback converter topologies, drive circuits for magnetic amplifiers, and power factor and power factor correction. Authors are Pressman (nationally-known power supply consultant and lecturer), Billings (chartered electronics engineer), and Morey (electronics, Conestoga College, Canada).

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